Towns: Rohnert Park and Cotati
Place Names: How Lakeville got its name
Petaluma River town was named for Tolay Lake in days when Sonoma County was ‘Land o’ Lakes.’
Where to find a Sonoma County tree farm
Locally grown Christmas trees are easy to find on farms throughout the county.
Got lights? Here’s how to show them off
If you’ve got a holiday display worth sharing, add it to our Holiday Lights Map.
The Week in Sonoma County: Dec. 14-21
Share some Stone Soup, watch a movie, see a play or visit the Christmas Train Show.
Celebrate the season in Sonoma County
Town-by-town listings reflect the unique ways each of the communities observes the holidays.
Cotati mother, daughter fill yard with holiday fun
Christmas display is just one of 10 holiday exhibits created each year by Louise and Linda Santero.
The Week in Sonoma County: Dec. 7-14
Zenfest, Emerald Cup cannabis festival, music and a ton of holiday events on tap for the week.
Holiday Events: What’s happening in Sonoma County
Here’s where to find Santa, tree-lightings, open houses and holiday cheer.
Rohnert Park baker’s sweet and savory pies
Cheryl Johnson cobblers harken back to Mom’s southern style kitchen.
13 holiday events you won't want to miss
From lighted riverboats and twilight menorah lightings to posadas, processions and tractor parades, the season kicks off with a bang this weekend. Here’s a peek at what's ahead.
Messages of faith and thanksgiving
As we start the holidays with turkey and thanksgiving, Sonoma County faith leaders have their eyes on loftier goals — fasting and reflection, peace and joy, paying it forward and discovering the happiness that comes from reaching out to others in need.
Coming up in Sonoma County: Nov. 23 - Nov. 30
SONOMA, NOV. 23 Church bake sale: Purchase holiday desserts including cakes, cookies, breads, jams and jellies at the Thanksgiving bake sale 9 a.m
Turning sleep time into treatment time in Rohnert Park
New night clinic lets clients sleep through dialysis
The Week in Sonoma County: Nov. 16-23
Art, dance, music, theater, literature, food and a hike to Jack London’s graveside memorial.
The Week in Sonoma County: Nov. 9-16
Eleanor Coppola’s art, Veterans’ Day, holiday kick-offs and lots of entertainment